Here is our schedule for the upcoming event. We've done our best to provide a good mix of topics and skill levels, we hope you'll find something of interest throughout the day. Our thanks to the speakers listed below for volunteering their time, we couldn't do it without them. If there are schedule changes we will make them here as they happen. We encourage you to check back a few days before the event just in case we have had to move one of your favorite sessions.

Note: Some speakers alternately upload their sessions to their own blog sites, which you can locate their site when you click on their session below.

Start TimeTrack 1 - Room: Room 1
08:30 AMSQLSaturday 252


Level: Non-Technical
09:15 AMMartin Catherall

SQL Saturday #252 - Keynote and Introduction

Level: Beginner
10:00 AMDave Dustin

Microsoft SQL Server – Project Hekaton

Level: Intermediate

11:00 AMDavid Curlewis

Building to scale: Overcoming Performance Hurdles

Level: Intermediate
12:00 PMLeon Maritz assemblies under Analysis Server.

Level: Lightning Talk
12:30 PMSQLSaturday 252

Lunch Break

Level: Non-Technical
01:05 PMBrent McCracken

Using Event Notifications with SQL Server

Level: Intermediate

02:05 PMRob Douglas

Are you High? Can you Recovery?

Level: Beginner
03:00 PMSQLSatruday 252

Coffee Break

Level: Non-Technical
03:15 PMArgenis Fernandez

Code-Less Securing of SQL Server

Level: Intermediate

4:15 PMRay Bachert

10 easy ways to improve data quality

Level: Intermediate

05:00 PMSQLSaturday 252

Raffle / Prizes / Drinks

Level: Non-Technical

Submitted Sessions

Here is the list of sessions submitted so far. Our goal is to feature as many different speakers and topics as possible, but space limitations prevent us from accepting every session. This list is also a great way for those thinking about speaking to see what might be on the agenda and enter a session that doesn't collide with an existing one.

10 easy ways to improve data qualityRay BachertIntermediate
A Brief Tour of the Transaction LogMartin CatherallIntermediate
Are you High? Can you Recovery?Rob DouglasBeginner
Building to scale: Overcoming Performance HurdlesDavid CurlewisIntermediate
Code-Less Securing of SQL ServerArgenis FernandezIntermediate
Coffee BreakSQLSatruday 252Non-Technical
Data Mining is easy so why are you not doing it?Nick DraperIntermediate assemblies under Analysis Server.Leon MaritzLightning Talk
Enterprise Development with SQL Server Data Tools Dave DustinIntermediate
Extended Events - A whirlwind tour!Martin CatherallIntermediate
HDInsight – Server vs ServiceDave DustinBeginner
Lunch BreakSQLSaturday 252Non-Technical
Microsoft SQL Server – Project HekatonDave DustinIntermediate
Raffle / Prizes / DrinksSQLSaturday 252Non-Technical
RegistrationsSQLSaturday 252Non-Technical
SQL Saturday #252 - Keynote and IntroductionMartin CatherallBeginner
SQL Server 2012R2 (whoops, 2014) - What's newDave DustinBeginner
SQL Server Management for Non-DBAs Dave DustinBeginner
SSAS Performance Nick DraperIntermediate
Stored Procedures vs. Ad-Hoc Queries: Performance Showdown!Argenis FernandezIntermediate
Using Event Notifications with SQL ServerBrent McCrackenIntermediate
Using Powershell with SQL SERVERMartin CatherallBeginner

Suggested Sessions

Thinking about participating as a speaker but no ideas for the topic? Often our attendees will have an idea for you! Or, submit a suggestion of your own.

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